How the journey began — The Artists’ Space by Alex Nichols
his studio is filled with repeating materials because for him “art repeats itself.”
As an artist “seeing” is the practice. But it is not so simple. For example, when you first learn to draw the figure, the teacher says, “Draw what you see, not what you think you see.” You don’t understand at first
Nichols and the artists of Studio 17 are working to let their story be heard, and to emphasize to the community the crucial importance of keeping working artists within the city limits of San Francisco.